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Applied Linguistics and Second Language Acquisition

12 months
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26940 GBP/year
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About

Applied Linguistics and Second Language Acquisition course offered at the University of Oxford is a popular course which will introduce you to the key issues within the field of applied linguistics with a focus on topics relating to second language learning. 

Overview

The topics represented within the course draw from some of the related disciplines within applied linguistics such as psycholinguistics, education (language teaching/learning), linguistics and sociolinguistics. 

Applied Linguistics and Second Language Acquisition course offered at the University of Oxford is taken full-time over one year. The course consists of six taught modules assessed by written assignments and one research dissertation.

The course is designed to provide you with an opportunity to reflect and further develop your understanding of both theoretical and practical considerations in the field of language learning and teaching. It will encourage you to develop a broad theoretical base reflecting current cutting edge research within applied linguistics and related disciplines. 

Additionally, this course makes links between the different disciplines which contribute to our knowledge of language learning and issues related to language pedagogy.

Supervision

For this course, the allocation of graduate supervision is the responsibility of the Department of Education and it is not always possible to accommodate the preferences of incoming graduate students to work with a particular member of staff. Under exceptional circumstances a supervisor may be found outside the Department of Education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Language, Cognition and Development
  • Policy, Economy and Society
  • Learning: Pedagogy, Learning and Knowledge.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications may remain open after this deadline if places are still available.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcript(s)
    • CV/résumé
    • Statement of purpose/personal statement:
    • A maximum of 500 words
    • Written work:
    • Either one essay of between 4,000 and 5,000 words or two essays of a maximum of 2,500 words each
    • References/letters of recommendation: Three overall, generally academic

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26940 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 26940 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    14140 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14140 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Oxford

939 - 1530 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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